Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation
Sendzimir, Tadeusz 1894-1989
Washington Steel Mill
1.0 cu. ft.: 3 boxes: 27 videotapes
Oral histories (document genres)
Inventor Tadeusz Sendzimir, a Polish immigrant, designed and installed the first "Z" Mill for cold rolling stainless steel in the United States. The videohistory documents the story of a new approach to the rolling process of steel technology transfer and consumer demand for a new product;video documents the mill in operation and interviews with active and retired workers.
Sendzimir Mill Video Documentation, December 1996, Archives Center, National Museum of American History